It is located in the Periyar river (Parna River) in Ernakulam district of Kerala. The first governing body was governed by K Harihara Iyer. Mahakavi G Sankara Kurup, a native of India, has been awarded the Jnanpith Award, the Indian Prize. The cultural institution Fas focuses on professional theater. Road, PP Road, K. It is traditionally a town in the timber industry. The municipality was established in 1936. Others were Paravoor, Nedumangad, and Boothhapandi. It is believed that the "Pyramid" - the poisonous snake, the 'orr' and 'the place' - existed many years ago, and most of the area is densely forested and full of pythons. it's one among the quickest growing industrial cities within the region. .